About Aaron Liebold

Aaron Liebold is a co-founder of NightShade Electronics. He is experienced in electrical and chemical engineering as well as software development. He earned his degrees at Florida Institute of Technology and went on to pursue his interest in electronics and software. Shortly after receiving his degrees, Aaron co-founded NightShade Electronics with his brother and father.
3 04, 2018

Intro to Arduino: Uploading a Sketch

By |2018-07-19T10:46:48-05:00April 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

Uploading a sketch couldn't be easier than it is in the Arduino IDE. Here is a set of steps for you to follow to make sure the process goes smoothly for you.   Steps to Upload A Sketch Open the sketch that you want to upload. (You could have just written it, you can open [...]

3 04, 2018

Intro to Arduino: How To Begin

By |2018-07-19T10:45:21-05:00April 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

In this article, we are going to go through the steps that are needed before you can begin using your Arduino development board. What You Will Need An Arduino Development Board (NightShade Duino board, Uno board, Leonardo board, etc.) A USB cable (USB B, Mini-B, or Micro-B to USB A, depending on your board) A Computer (PC, [...]

3 04, 2018

Intro to Arduino: What is Arduino?

By |2018-07-19T10:44:56-05:00April 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

Arduino is an organization that has provided a way to develop microcontroller projects without having to worry about the technical details. This lets people that have never touched electronics or programming create things with the Arduino environment with a very small learning curve. People with all kinds of backgrounds including artists, students, teachers, and professionals [...]

29 03, 2018

Charging from a DC Source – energyShield 2 Pro

By |2018-03-29T10:37:05-05:00March 29th, 2018|0 Comments

Charging from a DC Source 7-23V The energyShield 2 Pro can be charged directly from a DC source (wall adapter, 12V battery, etc.) connected to the barrel jack as long as the DC voltage is 7-23V. The difference between charging from a solar panel and charging from a constant DC source is that the charging [...]

26 02, 2018

Getting Started with energyDuino

By |2018-02-26T13:44:46-05:00February 26th, 2018|0 Comments

The energyDuino is an Arduino board with a rechargeable battery built-in! The Arduino portion of the energyDuino behaves as an Arduino Uno board and power circuitry supplies 5V and 3.3V to the Arduino and anything attached to the power pins. The energyDuino is capable of supplying 1A at 5V and 300mA at 3.3V. The power is [...]